|The Mission’s mandate is to facilitate through peaceful negotiations a comprehensive settlement of the Transdniestrian conflict based on the sovereignty and territorial integrity of the Republic of Moldova with a special status for Transdniestria within Moldova. The Mission pursues a range of other activities in the context of promoting a comprehensive, just and lasting Transdniestrian settlement. The confidence-building efforts of the Mission seek to advance the settlement process and span both banks of the Dniester/Nistru River.|
|Tasks and Responsibilities|
The selected intern will have the opportunity to gain an overview and familiarize themselves with the activities of the Mission’s Human Rights Programme. The Human Rights Programme builds the capacities of legal, civil society and other professionals from both banks of the Dniester/Nistru River to assist members of the public in addressing prevalent human rights issues. These issues relate to combating trafficking in human beings and gender-based violence, protection of the rights of national minorities and combating discrimination and intolerance as well as focuses on building confidence between civil society and legal professionals from both banks of the Dniester/Nistru River. Under the overall supervision of Programme Manager, the intern will be requested to carry out the following duties.
Duration: Four months (15 August-15 December 2019)
For more detailed information on the structure and work of the OSCE Mission to Moldova, please see https://www.osce.org/mission-to-moldova
The OSCE is not in a position to pay any remuneration or cover any expenses incurred by the intern during his/her stay nor reimburse travel expenses.
In lieu of remuneration the receiving office shall contribute towards the cost of living of international who are non-residents at the duty station. Such compensation shall be equivalent to 10% of the applicable BLA rate (11.3 EUR per day). The selected intern may participate in the group health insurance scheme at his/her own expense, but the OSCE will cover life and accident/disability insurance. If the intern opts to arrange his/her own medical coverage, he/she shall provide evidence of medical coverage for the duty station he/she applies to, and for any eventual duty trip destinations.
The internship does not constitute a commitment to future employment with the OSCE.
|How To Apply|
If you meet the above requirements and wish to apply for this internship opportunity, please use the OSCE's online application link found under http://www.osce.org/employment. Please mention your availability dates in the cover letter. Please note that vacancies in the OSCE are open for competition only amongst nationals of participating States, please see https://www.osce.org/participating-states.
The OSCE retains the discretion to re-advertise the vacancy, to cancel the recruitment, or offer an internship with modified terms of reference or a different duration. The OSCE is committed to diversity and inclusion within its workforce, and encourages the nomination of qualified female and male candidates from all national, religious, ethnic and social backgrounds.
Please be aware that the OSCE does not request payment at any stage of the application and review process.